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2015 Rosehill Guineas Field – Hallowed Crown Out Wide

2015 Rosehill Guineas Field – Hallowed Crown Out Wide

A small field of just seven three-year-olds is set to run in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) this Saturday, down from the 15 that ran in last year’s race.

Hallowed Crown will jump from the outside gate in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas. Photo by Steve Hart.

Bart & James CummingsHallowed Crown headlines the field but will ...

Spring Champion Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Spring Champion Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

While four of the weekend’s five Group 1 spring features take place in Melbourne, Sydney’s Randwick Racecourse is also host to elite level racing on Saturday with the 2014 Spring Champion Stakes.

First Seal is out to break the favourites' hoodoo in Saturday's 2014 Spring Champion Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Many of the season’s top three-year-olds face off in ...

First Seal Odds-On in 2014 Spring Champion Stakes Betting

First Seal Odds-On in 2014 Spring Champion Stakes Betting

John Thompson’s Flight Stakes winning filly First Seal may be on a short seven day turnaround but the in-form youngster has opened odds-on favourite to handle two Group 1 fields in as many weeks with a Spring Champion Stakes 2014 win at Randwick this Saturday.

First Seal is odds-on favourite to win back-to-back Group 1s in Sydney on Saturday. ...

Sweynesse Leads Spring Champion Stakes Field 2014

Sweynesse Leads Spring Champion Stakes Field 2014

John O’Shea’s Victoria Derby bound young gun Sweynesse is the headline final acceptor for Saturday’s 2014 Spring Champion Stakes field in Sydney.

Gloaming Stakes winner Sweynesse is up in Group 1 class for Saturday's Spring Champion Stakes 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

The latest elite level of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, the $400,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon ...

2014 Gloaming Stakes Winner Sweynesse Books Spring Champion Bid

2014 Gloaming Stakes Winner Sweynesse Books Spring Champion Bid

Next month’s Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes is now firmly on the agenda for the smart John O’Shea-trained colt Sweynesse who successfully defended his undefeated record in today’s Gloaming Stakes 2014.

Sweynesse wins the 2014 Gloaming Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Kicking off the Rosehill racing with a bang in the $200,000 Group 3 Gloaming Stakes (1800m), O’Shea’s Lonhro ...

Gloaming Stakes 2014 Betting Tips

Gloaming Stakes 2014 Betting Tips

In Sydney on Saturday the racing action kicks off with Group status events right off the bat including Race 1 – the Gloaming Stakes 2014.

Newcastle Spring Stakes winner Sweynesse is out to defend an unbeaten record in Saturday's Gloaming Stakes 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are just six left in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 3 ...

Victoria Derby Favourite Tops 2014 Gloaming Stakes Field

Victoria Derby Favourite Tops 2014 Gloaming Stakes Field

John O’Shea’s early Victoria Derby fancy Sweynesse heads a small field of three-year-olds facing off in the first at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday – the Gloaming Stakes 2014.

2014 Victoria Derby bound Sweynesse races in Saturday's Gloaming Stakes at Rosehill. Photo: Steve Hart.

The unbeaten Lonhro colt was the headline nominee for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI ...

Sweynesse Heads 2014 Gloaming Stakes Nominations

Sweynesse Heads 2014 Gloaming Stakes Nominations

John O’Shea’s undefeated colt Sweynesse will look to keep his flawless career record intact this weekend after being nominated for the Gloaming Stakes 2014 at Rosehill Gardens.

2014 Spring Champion Stakes favourite Sweynesse races in Saturday's Gloaming Stakes in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

A key feature on the Saturday race card in Sydney, this year’s $200,000 Group 3 ...

Sweynesse On Spring Champion Stakes Path Following Spring Stakes Win

Sweynesse On Spring Champion Stakes Path Following Spring Stakes Win

Sweynesse will follow a path to the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick on October 11 after he recorded a comfortable victory in the 2014 Spring Stakes at Newcastle this afternoon.

Kerrin McEvoy piloted Sweynesse to victory in the 2014 Spring Stakes at Newcastle this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy positioned Sweynesse towards the tail ...